BASE jumpers are constantly trying to figure out how to make their jump more interesting and also more dangerous in most cases. This epic slingshot base jump is from the 2012 World Skydiving Championships, Dubai, With Jimmy Pouchert and Chris “Douggs” McDougall. Looks like real life Angry Birds almost!
This is likely one of the coolest party entrances of all time. BASE jumpers John Van Horne, Matt Frohlich and Andy Lewis jumped of the 1,099-foot Kuala Lumpur Tower in Malaysia, landing safely in a rooftop swimming pool party on a nearby building. Not sure if they had a James Bond style tux under the [...]
Stick to your dreams work towards them and one day the dream will come to life. Moto rider Brad O’Neal has been imagining something entirely different since he was 12 years old. For some folks it might be hard to see the motorcycle crash, but this is after all a machine not a human being. [...]
What if the regular base jumping is not giving enough thrills? Well you can always add a new element to the formula. Sebastián Álvarez jumped over a safety railing from a moving truck of the Amonalas Viaduct, in Coquimbo, Chile, into a 100-meter (328-foot) deep gorge. Insane as he had only a second or perhaps [...]
We have all heard the saying, a dog is a man’s best friend. They love you and trust you – you’re almost literally their whole world. What if we do something extreme with them and literally put them in danger? Rock climber/human flyer Dean Potter recent ly took his dog Whisper for a BASE jump [...]
Burj Khalifa continues to be the world’s tallest building, dominating the Dubai skyline, offering breathtaking views. It is also a “great” building for BASE jumping. People have jumped off the Burj Khalifa before, but this time BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen set a new World Record by climbing to the very top of [...]